A Closer Look: Chevre Starter Culture

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Today we are going to take a closer look at Chevre Starter Culture, which makes a soft and creamy cheese using goat milk.

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The Nixtamalization of Corn: an Historic Practice

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I find it interesting that our society has taken what has been a nourishing food eaten at most meals for generations and turned it into one of the most toxic ingredients in our food chain. Now corn is in everything and in many strange forms. As a sweetener it is prevalent, as a filler it… 

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Kombucha Mustard-Garlic Salad Dressing

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Tangy kombucha that has been fermented long enough to smack of vinegar is the base of this delicious, pungent dressing. Made creamy by the addition of Dijon mustard and plenty of good olive oil, this dressing packs a probiotic punch while adding stunning flavor to greens and vegetables.

Using a Seedling Mat for Tempeh and Natto

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Temperature is important for any ferment. Soy ferments are no different. Tempeh needs to be kept warm, but common fermenting appliances available in the US don’t work well. Yogurt makers are far too hot. A cube dehydrator or folding proofer work very well. However, beginners may not want to invest in a new piece of… 

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A Closer Look: Kombucha Tea Starter Kit

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“I bought this as a gift, and I couldn’t ask for a more quality product! It gave you the tools you needed (minus the sugar and jar, of course) to make your own kombucha exactly as stated. I would highly recommend this product.” -Marie Today we are going to take a closer look at the… 

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